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Sligo Rovers V Dundalk | Sun 29 Sept | 5pm | Showgrounds | FAI Cup Semi-final

Post by Ezeikial » Tue Sep 24, 2019 9:46 am

With a 6 day turnaround time to Sunday's semi-final, there should be no issues with recovery as long as there are no injury concerns arising from the Rovers match

Presumably the team will be similar with Andy Boyle and Dean Jarvis possibly pressing claims for inclusion. Sean Murray and Daniel Kelly might also feature, but it is hard to see either replacing Robbie Benson or Jamie McGrath unless through a forced change.

The only minor concern is the potential for complacency, with some players mentioning a treble and/or cup final in the Aviva in interviews last night.

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Post by grayzer75 » Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:39 am

Adult tickets only - apparently the club didn’t get any kids or concession tickets.

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Post by Ezeikial » Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:45 am

grayzer75 wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:39 am
Adult tickets only - apparently the club didn’t get any kids or concession tickets.
On the face of it that's bizarre - there is established precedent on the ratio of concession tickets that must be provided. Calling oldfogey for clarification / confirmation.....
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Post by Weelilywhite » Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:31 am

This is not correct. I got 2 tickets for the match including a concession ticket for my daughter who is a student.

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Post by grayzer75 » Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:40 am

Weelilywhite wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:31 am
This is not correct. I got 2 tickets for the match including a concession ticket for my daughter who is a student.
What time did you purchase at if you don’t mind me asking?

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Post by niall_hearty2000 » Wed Sep 25, 2019 10:43 am

grayzer75 wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:40 am
Weelilywhite wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:31 am
This is not correct. I got 2 tickets for the match including a concession ticket for my daughter who is a student.
What time did you purchase at if you don’t mind me asking?
I got adult €15 and concession for child... child is 9 but it is same price for him as a student €10.
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Post by grayzer75 » Wed Sep 25, 2019 12:30 pm

niall_hearty2000 wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 10:43 am
grayzer75 wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:40 am
Weelilywhite wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:31 am
This is not correct. I got 2 tickets for the match including a concession ticket for my daughter who is a student.
What time did you purchase at if you don’t mind me asking?
I got adult €15 and concession for child... child is 9 but it is same price for him as a student €10.
What time did you get them at Niall?

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Post by niall_hearty2000 » Wed Sep 25, 2019 2:45 pm

grayzer75 wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 12:30 pm
niall_hearty2000 wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 10:43 am
grayzer75 wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 9:40 am


What time did you purchase at if you don’t mind me asking?
I got adult €15 and concession for child... child is 9 but it is same price for him as a student €10.
What time did you get them at Niall?
Around 10 or 11am
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Post by Weelilywhite » Wed Sep 25, 2019 3:38 pm

Hi Niall.
I got them yesterday. The concession tickets is simply marked concession ticket and was priced at €10. I assume all concession tickets are this price. Still good value IMO

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Post by niall_hearty2000 » Wed Sep 25, 2019 4:44 pm

Weelilywhite wrote:
Wed Sep 25, 2019 3:38 pm
Hi Niall.
I got them yesterday. The concession tickets is simply marked concession ticket and was priced at €10. I assume all concession tickets are this price. Still good value IMO
I know i was just explaining that there are mo childrens' tickets that the concession for €10 is for child, OAP and 3rd level student.
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Post by Ezeikial » Wed Sep 25, 2019 6:49 pm

offtheball audio interview with Liam Buckley

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Post by El Paso » Thu Sep 26, 2019 9:11 am

Trebles are hard. I can see this one going tits up on us for some reason. Especially with the dumb officials we have in this league.

Anyway here's Buckley: https://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2019/09 ... -to-sligo/

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Post by dfclouth » Thu Sep 26, 2019 9:47 am

Home tickets are expected to be sold out today. Do we think we will fill our allocation of 800+?

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Post by colymull » Thu Sep 26, 2019 10:10 am

El Paso wrote:
Thu Sep 26, 2019 9:11 am
Trebles are hard. I can see this one going tits up on us for some reason. Especially with the dumb officials we have in this league.

Anyway here's Buckley: https://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2019/09 ... -to-sligo/
I am only repeating what Brian Gartland had said this week but we have definitely left a couple of trebles behind, especially last season. No disrespect to Cobh but we should've beat them easy last year and had a good crack at the final.
I'm the same as you though, I've a bad feeling about the cup this year.

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Post by El Paso » Thu Sep 26, 2019 10:54 am

Yeah we left both trebles behind really. Losing to Galway in a penalty shootout was dumb when we would have taken Pats in the final and done a Quadruple.

The night of the 2015 Double I made a joke to Stephen Kenny and Vinny when congratulating them (neither of them have any idea who I am) that I was annoyed about that Galway match. They looked genuinely stung by it!

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